Kirwan Institute celebrates 10th anniversary
The Kirwan Institute celebrates its 10th anniversary on June 13, 2013 with an all-day event entitled “The Next Ten Years of Work” at the Ohio Union.
The schedule for the event is as follows:
8:30 -9:00 a.m.
Dr. Valerie Lee, Vice Provost & Chief Diversity Officer, Vice President for Outreach and Engagement
Sharon Davies, Executive Director, Kirwan Institute
William “Brit” Kirwan, Chancellor, University of Maryland
Morning Session—Health and Health Outcomes, Ten Years Out.
Moderator: Angela Dawson, Executive Director, Ohio Commission on Minority Health
Dr. Brian Smedley, Vice President and Director, Health Policy Institute of the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
Dr. Arthur James, The Ohio State University,
Dr. Alice Warner-Mehlhorn, Program Officer , W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Morning Session—Sustainable Communities & Neighborhoods
Moderator: David Norris, Kirwan Institute, Director of Opportunity Communities
Jason Reece – Director of Research, The Kirwan Institute
Michael Wilkos, The Columbus Foundation, Senior Community Research and Grants Management Officer, Director Weinland Park Neighborhood Initiative
Noon – 1:30 p.m.
Preview of The Letter from Birmingham Jail Video, Produced by Jamaal Bell & Charles Noble, Kirwan Institute
Afternoon Session—Education, The Next 10 Years
Moderator: Tom Rudd, Kirwan Institute, Director of Education and Emerging Research
Dr. James Moore, Executive, Director, Anthony Todd Bell, National Resource Center, The Ohio State University
Damon Hewitt, NAACP LDF, Director of Education
Sharon Davies – Executive Director, The Kirwan Institute
Closing Session—The Big Picture Ahead
Moderator: Christy Rogers, Kirwan Institute, Director of Outreach
Manuel Pastor, Professor of American Studies & Ethnicity at the University of Southern California, Director of USC’s Program for Environmental and Regional Equity (PERE), Director, Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration (CSII)
john a. powell, Director, Haas Institute for a Fair & Inclusive Society, UC Berkeley, Robert D. Haas Chancellor’s Chair in Equity and Inclusion.
Sharon closing remarks
4:30- 5:00 p.m.
Guests wrap up & depart
5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Wine and Cheese Networking Reception